The Rolla High School track team hosted seven other teams at the Rolla Community Track for the Rolla Track Classic Saturday.


The Rolla High School track team hosted seven other teams at the Rolla Community Track for the Rolla Track Classic Saturday.
The RHS girls won the event with 266 points, taking first in half of the 18 events. Waynesville was second with 175 points, Lebanon third with 83, Newburg fourth with 37, Plato fifth with 34, St. Elizabeth sixth with 28, Mack’s Creek seventh with 22, and St. James eighth with 5. The Lady Bulldogs earned 52 medals total.
Waynesville won the boys meet with 210 points. Rolla was right behind with 170. Lebanon was third at 130, Newburg fourth at 61, St. James fifth at 47, St. Elizabeth sixth at 20, Mack’s Creek seventh at 6, and Plato eighth at 2. The Bulldogs finished in the top in two in six of the 18 events, taking home 42 medals in all. 
Lady Bulldogs
The RHS girls had several athletes that won more than one event Saturday. Sophomore Ijeoma Okafor continued with her strong season, sweeping the hurdles events. She won the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 17.04. She claimed the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 48.68. 2. Okafor also racked up points for RHS with second-place finishes in the triple jump, recording a leap of 30-05, and the 4x200 relay.
Others that won multiple events included senior Lindsay Crutcher, senior Anne Fraley, junior Phylica Grayson, junior Lindsey Heimbaugh, and freshman Caryn Ranney.
Crutcher won the 400 with a time of 64.05 and joined with Grayson, Ranney, and Heimbaugh to win the 4x400 relay with a mark of 4:20. Crutcher also placed fourth in the triple jump with a leap of 29-07.
Fraley won the 3,200 with a time of 13:50 and joined with Mattie Fraley, Anna West, and Katie Williams to win the 4x800 relay with a time of 10:59.
Grayson, Heimbaugh, and Ranney helped win the 4x100 in addition to the aforementioned 4x400. Along with Monique Matos, they put together a time of 52.7. Grayson, Ranney, Crutcher, and Okafor placed second in the 4x200 relay with a time of 1:52.2
Rounding out Rolla’s event winners, junior Jasmine Rector dominated the field in the high jump, clearing 5-00 to win the event. Junior Rebecca Fryer took first place in the pole vault with a mark of 8-00. 
Williams had a strong day in addition to the 4x800 win. She also placed second in both the 1,600 with a time of 6:05 and the 800 with a time of 2:39. Claire Kafka Duda had two second-place finishes as well. She took second in the long jump with a mark of 14-06 and in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 17.08. She added a third-place finish in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 52.39.
Rolla had two second-place finishes in the throwing events, as Morgann Kleeschulte was second in the discus with a throw of 82-09 and Montoya Marshall was second in the shot put with a throw of 35-02.
Third-place finishers included Anni Villeme in the pole vault with a mark of 7-06, Nelson in the high jump with a leap of 4-06 and the long jump with a mark of 14-04, Heimbaugh in the 400 with a time of 64.5, and Ebony Florence in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 51.7.
Fourth-place finishers included Grayson in the 100 with a time of 13.3, Mattie Fraley in the 1,600 with a time of 6:26, Ranney in the 200 with a time of 27.65, Emily Williams in the 3,200 with a time of 14:50, Samantha Maples in the high jump with a leap of 4-04, and Dallas Ettelman in the discus with a throw of 64-11.
Fifth-place finishers included Kylie Croft in the pole vault with a mark of 7-00, Brooke Giddens in the triple jump with a leap of 28-09 and the long jump with a mark of 13-08, Kelsey Hunt in the shot put with a throw of 24-11, and Brooke Stephenson in the 3,200 with a time of 15:18.
Sixth-place finishers included Megan Swarmes in the shot put with a throw of 24-02, Florence in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 19.15, Mercedes McCann in the 100 with a time of 13.50, West in the 1,600 with a time of 6:47, and Heimbaugh in the 200 with a time of 28.5.
Seventh-place finishers included Matos in the 100 with a time of 13.53, Christine Drallmeier in the 200 with a time of 28.78, and Hunt in the discus with a mark of 62-10.
Hunt was the only eighth-place finisher with a time of 3:02 in the 800.
Bulldogs
Junior Matt Duncan was the lone Bulldog to win an event. He placed first in the 1,600 with a time of 4:36. He also placed second in the 3,200 with a time of 10:28 and fourth in the 800 with a time of 2:04.5.
Other second-place finishers included Ryan Peterson in the 400 with a time of 52.1, Chris Sanders in the pole vault with a mark of 10-00, the 4x400 relay team of Peterson, Mylhan Myers, Maurice Penn, and Bill Scrivener with a time of 3:41, and the 4x800 relay team of Jacob Sells, Justin Bassett, Monty Abdelsalam, and Trevor Constance with a time of 9:14.
Third-place finishers included Josh McBride in the pole vault with a mark of 9-06, John Armstrong in the high jump with a leap of 5-04, Cedric Walker in the 110-meter high hurdles with a time of 18.7, the 4x200 relay team of Davon Siripet, Aaron Back, Penn, and Jeremy Bassett with a time of 1:39, and the 4x100 relay team of Siripet, Aaron Back, Penn, and Jeremy Bassett and 47.1.
Fourth-place finishers included Myers in the 400 with a time of 54.6, Justin Bassett in the 1,600 with a time of 5:05, Wesley Crutcher in the high jump with a leap of 5-02, Jon Wade in the triple jump with a leap of 33-05, and Kevin Phelps in the shot put with a throw of 36-11.
Fifth-place finishers included David Massey in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 18.9 and the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 49.4,  Abdelsalam in the 3,200 with a time of 11:51, Seth Davis in the long jump with a leap of 15-07, Crutcher in the triple jump with a leap of 31-10, and Ethan Fowler in the shot put with a throw of 36-09.
Sixth-place finishers included Back in the 100 with a time of 11.7, Sells in the 1,600 with time of 5:15, Russell Saunders in the 3,200 with a time of 12:06, Justin Bassett in the long jump with a leap of 15-04, Phelps in the discus with a throw of 92-05, Wade in the pole vault with a mark of 8-00, Walker in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 50.8, and Crutcher in the 110-meter high hurdles with a time of 19.8.
Rolla had no competitors finish in seventh. Eighth-place finishers included Penn in the 100 with a time of 12.01, Siripet in the 200 with a time of 24.8, Constance in the 800 with a time of 2:19.2, Ryan Clift in the shot put with a throw of 34-02, Juan Martinez in the triple jump with a leap of 29-07, and Joseph Settles in the long jump with a leap of 14-03.
Rolla returns to action Thursday in the Ozark Conference Meet.